Centre for Sustainable Livelihoods (CSL)


Research Areas

  • Institutional governance and management
  • Resource governance and management

Research Agenda

  • Multi-level sustainable livelihood security index
  • Employment and skill development
  • Food security
  • Management and governance of natural resources
  • Water and sanitation
  • Climate change adaptation for livelihood security
  • Changes in occupational structure
  • Enterprise development
  • Poverty alleviation

Policy Engagement 

  • Engagement with National Rural Livelihood Mission and State Rural Livelihood Missions for visioning and perspective planning
  • Life cycle management of livelihood promotion programmes and projects
  • Facilitating mutual learning of stakeholders
  • Promotion of community enterprises for livelihoods enhancement
  • Engagement with state governments for suitable climate change adaptation plans